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Discovering Local Markets And Traditional Sweets of Heliopolis

Your Guru: Ahmed
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  • Cairo
  • Available in English
  • 1 hour and 30 minutes

About the Guru

I am a tour guide with two years of experience. One of my hobbies is to meet and guide people and make their experience in Egypt unforgettable. My aim through the walking tours is to make my guest explore the city like a local and get in contact with the people and our culture

I am a tour guide with two years of experience. One of my hobbies is to meet and guide people and make their experience in Egypt unforgettable. My aim through the walking tours is to make my guest explore the city like a local and get in contact with the people and our culture

About the Tour

Heliopolis area was built more than 100 years ago with different architecture and special buildings, dating back to the othmanin Islamic arts. We will be wandering around Heliopolis area, enjoying the local markets, buying some fruits, tasting traditional sweets ,enjoying some traditional dishes, and also passing by The Presidential Palace Cairo.

You will enjoy the beautiful architecture of Baron Empain Palace and the Basilic Church, explore the traditional markets and taste the unique traditional sweets.

You will also get in contact with the local people, and have a rest over one of the best cafes to drink a traditional cup of tea with mint .

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: In front of the coffee shop company, Cafe at AL Ahram metro station

Tour Schedule

  • English
    Fri, 24 Sep 14:00
  • English
    Sat, 25 Sep 14:00
  • English
    Fri, 01 Oct 14:00

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (2)

Jordan 06/26/2021

He started as my tour guide and ended as a close friend. Absolutely the best tour guide in Cairo!

Mauricio 09/24/2020

It was the second tour we took with Ahmed, we really enjoy his company and the places he took us to visit. We discover the daily life of El Cairo and not only the tourist places. We talk about the culture and about the challenges to keep building life. During our Stay in El Cairo he recomend us great places to eat and to visit. Our kids enjoy the experiencie!!! Thank You Very Much Ahmed Muchas Gracias Ahmed!!! Un abrazo desde Mexico!!!

5.0(2) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

5.0(2) Ratings